Spring Scarf Dinners '22

Spring Scarf Dinners will run in partnership with The Mulberry Group on Wednesday nights from 12 October - 30 November. Dinners will be held at Liminal with food by Hazel and service from Scarf trainees and mentors. Book now! Read more

Programs

At Scarf, we run a range of hands-on hospitality and job-readiness programs for young people seeking protection and those from refugee or migrant backgrounds who are facing barriers to employment. Find out more. Read more

Scarf 2022 Mid-year fundraising campaign

We need your help to raise $25K in 25 days so that Scarf can continue transforming lives through hospitality. With the help of some of Scarf's wonderful partners and friends, we'll be able to double it! Read more

Winter Scarf Dinners '22

Scarf Dinners will kick off in 2022 in partnership with Pipis Kiosk and Perry's: A Refreshment Club. Join us and support recent Scarf graduates to gain paid work experience while enjoying a seriously delicious set menu. Read more

Scarf Wrap Up - 2021

The pandemic continued to present challenges for our small team last year, but we still saw some solid outcomes for our trainees and graduates. Read more

Q & A with James Irvine from Four Pillars

We're incredibly grateful that Four Pillars have been a Scarf Partner for the past five years. James Irvine, Four Pillars Creative Director of Gin Drinks recently shared a few words. Read more

Winter Scarf '21 Program Update

The Winter Scarf '21 Seasonal Training Program is running remotely for now, but we hope to be back face-to-face with our trainees, mentors and diners soon! Read more

Winter Scarf Dinners

Dine with us and help our new cohort of trainees gain awesome training, mentoring and paid work experience at one of Melbourne's best venues! Read more

Winter Scarf Dinners '21

Dine with us and help our new cohort of trainees gain awesome training, mentoring and paid work experience at one of Melbourne's best venues! The food will be hot and the beers will be cold. Read more

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Scarf 2021 Mid-year fundraising appeal

Help us provide training, mentoring, paid work experience and job readiness support to 50 young people this year! Read more

Scarf Dinners are back!

After 18 months, Scarf Dinners are finally back! We're excited to partner with Anchovy and Merchant Road Events to bring you two very special events. Book now. Read more

'Tasting Plate for Women' Scarf Dinner 8 June

We're beyond excited to report that Scarf Dinners are back! As part of our Tasting Plate for Women program, we're running this very special dinner on Tuesday 8 June. Read more

10-week Seasonal Program

Scarf's 10-week Seasonal Programs include weekly training sessions and a series of Scarf Dinners, where trainees are supported by hospitality mentors whilst gaining paid work experience. Read more

'Tasting Plate for Women' Scarf Dinner 25 May

We're beyond excited to report that Scarf Dinners are back! As part of our Tasting Plate for Women program, we're running this very special dinner on Tuesday 25 May. Read more

Tasting Plate for Women '21

Taking part in a Scarf Tasting Plate program allows participants to gain crucial hospitality knowledge and skills, access to accredited training, and to build their networks, job-readiness and confidence. Read more

Matt Preston and Newman's Own Foundation support Scarf

Scarf Ambassador Matt Preston nominated us for funding support from Newman's Own Foundation, to help us get back on our feet after a challenging 2020. Read more

Skill Up with Scarf

Skill Up with Scarf - Winter '22 will run from 23 - 25 August with support from The Funding Network and Tip Jar Fund. Find out more and apply now! Read more

Q & A with Brylie from DHMSCo

We're humbled that Daylesford and Hepburn Mineral Spring Co have been a Scarf Sponsor since the very early days of our program. Founder and Director Brylie Rankine shares a few words with us. Read more

An update from Scarf Co-Founder & CEO Hannah

As Scarf's 10th year draws to a close (looking very different to how we imagined!) we thought it was time for a big old update. Read more

Q & A with Scarf Ambassador - Anchovy's Thi Le

We're excited and honoured to welcome Thi Le, owner and head chef of Anchovy, into the fold as a Scarf Ambassador. Read more

A celebratory collaboration - Scarf x Olana

2020 marks Scarf's 10th birthday and we've collaborated with artist Olana Janfa to create something really special. Read more